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If You Think Horror Movies Are Scary, Wait Until You Read These Novels

If you've ever wondered whether or not your love of horror movies and scary stories is creepy, this should give you some peace of mind: There's …

Horror

Forgotten Element Could Redefine Time

A lot can happen in a second; you could meet a stranger, snap your fingers, fall in love, fall asleep, sneeze. But what is a second, really — and is …

Physics

Brain Scans of Transgender Youth Could Put an End to Gender Dysphoria

Brain imaging could change everything for transgender youth.<p>Approximately 1.4 million Americans are transgender. Despite scientific evidence to the …

LGBTQI

Ethereum's co-founder just solved the 'chicken and egg' question on Twitter, and he's not stopping there

Vitalik Buterin, the co-founder of cryptocurrency Ethereum, is having a blast on Twitter.<p>An active tweeter, Buterin uses the platform to announce …

Cryptography

The mother-lode of little-known sci-fi facts

Here at SYFY WIRE, we love a good little-known sci-fi fact. But we may have just unearthed the mother lode of them!<p>If you’re into uncovering …

Science Fiction

Michael Jackson's Gravity-Defying Lean Continues To Fascinate

From the quarter toss into the jukebox to the cue ball crushed into powder and blown into a baddie's face to the moonwalk that lasts more than a blink of an eye, if you haven't watched the video for Michael Jackson's "Smooth Criminal" in a while, it's every bit as magic as you remember it. Jackson …

Michael Jackson

Guitarist Alexandr Misko Explains and Demonstrates His Incredible Fingerstyle Talent to a TEDx Audience

Alexandr Misko, the incredibly talented guitarist who performs beautiful fingerstyle covers of modern songs, nervously addressed a Mannheim, Germany …

Guitar

I Knew My Life Would Be Over If I Had Kids, but I Had 1 Anyway

I did not want to have children. Really, it was never on my list. One only needs to stand in the vicinity of a mom with young children in Target in order to understand. It looks (and sounds) freaking terrible. Innocent bystanders can practically hear a mom's life force being slurped down a drain as …

Parenting

A man is pointing out little-known facts about all of our favorite movies — and it's totally blowing our minds

Whether it's all the Easter eggs in the most recent episode of "Riverdale" or a fan theory that connects all the kingdoms in the Disney universe, behind-the-curtain trivia is undeniably fascinating.<p>That's why a Twitter thread of little-known movie facts is totally blowing our minds right now.<p>David …

Steven Spielberg

I Tried a Body Contouring Treatment for a Flatter Tummy, and the Results Are Amazing

After cleaning up my diet and getting on an exercise regimen, I turned to this body-contouring treatment to tighten my stomach a bit further.<p>Since …

How the Enlightenment Ends

Philosophically, intellectually—in every way—human society is unprepared for the rise of artificial intelligence.<p>Three years ago, at a conference on transatlantic issues, the subject of artificial intelligence appeared on the agenda. I was on the verge of skipping that session—it lay outside my …

Artificial Intelligence

Scientists invented an electronic color-changing fabric

The College of Optics & Photonics at the University of Central Florida developed a washable fabric that changes colors.

Do This 4-Move, 5-Minute Workout For Stronger, Sexier Abs

Do you love Pilates, but don't have enough time to get into your favorite studio? Today must be your lucky day. This Pilates workout created by SLT founder Amanda Freeman is guaranteed to tone your abs and leave every muscle in your core sore for days. All you need are a chair, a towel, and five …

Workouts

Teen trains artificial intelligence to paint nude portraits — with surreal results

An American teenager has trained artificial intelligence (AI) to paint nude portraits and tells Euronews he couldn’t be happier with the “strange and surreal” results.<p>Eighteen-year-old Robbie Barrat, who works at a research lab at Stanford University, is passionate about mixing AI and art.<p>After …

The Rage of the Incels

Incels aren’t really looking for sex. They’re looking for absolute male supremacy.<p>Lately I have been thinking about one of the first things that I ever wrote for the Internet: a series of interviews with adult virgins, published by the Hairpin. I knew my first subject personally, and, after I …

Feminism

Hip-Hop Hits Everyone Forgot About

Many hip-hop hits naturally fall out of memory; there are simply too many songs to fit into its canon. Plus, a lot of music’s longevity is …

Alexa and Siri Can Hear This Hidden Command. You Can’t.

BERKELEY, Calif. — Many people have grown accustomed to talking to their smart devices, asking them to read a text, play a song or set an alarm. But someone else might be secretly talking to them, too.<p>Over the last two years, researchers in China and the United States have begun demonstrating that …

Artificial Intelligence

These 3 Plants Produce Oxygen In Your Room Every Night, Here’s Why You Must Have Them In Your Bedroom

Generally, people love plants, and we have them in our homes, offices and garden as a décor. Namely, plants as well as the trees are thought to be …

The Results of a 100,000-Person Quantum Experiment Seem To Violate Einstein’s Theory of Local Realism

The largest participatory experiment in quantum physics is helping physicists better understand the nature of reality by eliminating free will from the equation.<p>When you close your eyes, you don’t assume that the world is no longer there simply because you can’t see it. Similarly, everything we …

'Revenge' Might Be The Bloodiest - And Most Important - Film Released This Year

Consent and the male gaze are brutally explored in a post #MeToo horror that has left audiences reeling<p>Paramedics were called to Toronto International Film Festival last year, after an audience member suffered a seizure while watching someone dig a shard of glass from inside their foot.<p>The film …

Want to become a multi-millionaire? Do these 15 things immediately

“The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a …

Self-improvement

5 Home Safety Questions to Ask Your Airbnb Host Before You Book

Vacation rental properties can be a great alternative to hotels, allowing you to immerse yourself in a given locale at a lower cost. But a new study …

Discover the Best of Orlando

From nature escapes to space adventures—and yes, Disney World—here are the top 10 things to do in Orlando.<p>Florida's fourth-largest city has an outsized reputation when it comes to one thing: theme parks. And while the parks' reputation as iconic tourist destinations is more than justified, there's …

Disney World

The enduring magic of “Caddyshack”: How it helped usher in a new age of American comedy

<b>Bill Murray in "Caddyshack" (Warner Bros.)</b><p>Salon talks to critic Chris Nashawaty about his new book on why “Caddyshack” was such a watershed film event<p>Mary Elizabeth Williams<p>May 6, 2018 9:30pm (UTC)<p>It’s been nearly 40 years since the release of the iconic American comedy “Caddyshack,” but when the …

Microsoft’s new Windows 10 app mirrors your phone’s features to your PC

Microsoft is unveiling a new “Your Phone” app for Windows 10 today at its Build developer conference. The app is designed to provide a mirror of a phone straight to a desktop PC, and it will let Windows 10 users access texts, photos, and notifications from their machines.<p>Features will vary …

Simulated Moon Dust Kills Cells and Alters DNA, Signaling Trouble for Future Lunar Colonists

Astronauts hoping stay on the moon for long-term missions have another reason to worry about moon dust: It could be quite harmful if inhaled, as …

The Disappearing UFO Experiencers - Part II

<b>The Disappearing UFO Experiencers, Part II</b><i><br>By Dr. Raymond A. Keller, a.k.a. the “Cosmic Ray,” author of the international awards-winning Venus Rising</i> …

Watch Mother Love Bone Reunite for First Live Show in Eight Years

The living members of Mother Love Bone – the Seattle alt-grunge band featuring two current Pearl Jam members, guitarist Stone Gossard and bassist …

Indie Music

This recut of Groundhog Day from Andie MacDowell's perspective is weird as hell

<i>Groundhog Day</i> is one of the best comedies ever made, a clever, heartfelt romance with a surprisingly robust philosophical backbone. Harold Ramis and …

Typography and Motion Design for 36 Days of Type

We here over at Abduzeedo are fans of the 36 Days of Type typography challenge. We have been posting some of our favorite entries and every time we …